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2010 Democratic Primary

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

Rose, Backus square off at League of Women Voters forum

In one of their few face-to-face debates, State Rep. Patrick M. Rose called challenger Andrew H. Backus a single-issue candidate in their battle for the Democratic Party’s nomination. Backus did his best to reinforce the charge.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Three countywide officials draw their favorite opponent: No one

Even County Surveyor Kelly Kilber, who holds an antiquated position with no duties and no salary, drew an opponent this year. In addition, State Sen. Jeff Wentworth, five JPs and two state district judges who hear Hays...

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

Precinct 2 politicians prepare to play musical chairs

Ray Bryant's resignation this week and forthcoming departure from the Kyle City Council may be the first song in a game of political musical chairs resulting from Pct. 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton's anticipated decision to run for...

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